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Definition of Agonothete

Agonothete
Agonothete Ag"o*no*thete`, n. [Gr. ?; ? + ? to set. appoint.] [Antiq.] An officer who presided over the great public games in Greece.

Meaning of Agonothete from wikipedia

- In ancient Greece, an agonothetes (Ancient Gr****: ἀγωνοθέτης) was the president or superintendent of one of the sacred Pan****enic Games. At first the...
- proved wealthy or willing enough to sponsor them as a Gymnasiarch or Agonothetes. Generally Hadrian preferred that Gr**** notables, including priests of...
- Myrlea and Calchedon: Inschriften von Ilion 5–6. D. Knoepfler, ‘Les agonothètes de la Confédération d’Athéna Ilias: une interpretation nouvelle des données...
- Different states might give particular names to the agonothetes of particular games; for example, the agonothetes of the Pythian games at Athens were called athlothetes...
- were often showered with gifts and honours on returning to their polis. Agonothetes Theorodokoi Theoroi See O. Broneer, "The Isthmian Victory Crown," AJA...
- Aglaurus Aglaurus, daughter of Cecrops Agnaptus Agnodice Agoge Agon Agonius Agonothetes Agora Agora of the Competaliasts Agoracritus Agoraea Agoraios Kolonos...
- Demetrius of Phalerum in Athens, 317–307 BCE, Brill, 2009, p.168. The agônothetês replaced the c****gia. ****rd-Cambridge, 1946, p.240 ****rd-Cambridge...
- cave. It was modified in 271/70 by Thrasykles the son of Thrasyllos, agonothetes in the Great Dionysia Games. Pausanias refers to the monument indirectly...
- Appointed (Debatable) Tribal Aesymnetes Gr**** Executive Elected National Agonothetes Gr**** Administrative Elected Institutional (sacred games) Agoranomos...
- a major centre for the study of astronomy. The building known as the Agonothetes monument was built in the 2nd century BC. It had a ten-tier cavea and...